Spicy Seafood Gumbo

READY IN: 3hrs 25mins
YIELD: 7 quarts
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Add the oil and flour to a cast-iron skillet; stir to combine.
  • Cook over medium heat for about 20 minutes, stirring constantly, until mixture is the color of chocolate (be careful not to burn).
  • Add in onions, celery, and garlic; cook for 10 minutes, stirring frequently.
  • Transfer mixture to a large pot.
  • Add in chicken broth and the next 12 ingredients; let simmer for 2 hours; stir occasionally.
  • Peel and devein shrimp.
  • Add in the shrimp, oysters, crabmeat, and fish to the pot; simmer for 10-15 minutes or until seafood is done.
  • Take out bay leaves.
  • Serve over hot cooked rice.
  • Sprinkle with file if desired.
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